The Independent - 13 min 14 sec ago
Prime Minister says banning controversial practice must be 'top priority' for his government...
The Guardian - 18 min 19 sec ago
More than 100,000 people join Italian movement's biggest rally to date against far-right Tens of thousands of people have crammed together in Rome on Saturday as part of the growing "sardines" movement against the leader of the far-right League and Italy's former deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini and his allies. Protesters converged in Piazza San Giovanni early in the afternoon in a bid "to further shake up the country's politics and battle xenophobia", in what was...
The Guardian - 2 hours 25 min ago
The Finns have just elected their youngest female prime minister, but the challenges she faces from abuse to discrimination are daunting Just off Helsinki's main shopping drag, toddlers in glitter paint whirl round their mothers, who are somehow managing to listen intently to a lecture on how to boost their careers with LinkedIn. No one bats an eye at the intermittent shrieks. It's business as usual at this Christmas networking meeting in the country that has come closer than perhaps anywhere...
The Guardian - 2 hours 42 min ago
Move is being considered by EU officials in face of Johnson not seeking extension beyond 11 months EU leaders would take the initiative and request an extension to the transition period, keeping the UK under Brussels regulations beyond 2020, under a plan mooted for dealing with the unlikelihood of Boris Johnson seeking a delay. The move is being considered by EU officials as a way out of the problem posed by the short time available to negotiate a new relationship and the prime minister's insistence...
Reuters - 3 hours 34 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson needs to "focus on reality" and recognize that the Scottish National Party (SNP) has been given a mandate for a second independence referendum, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Saturday.
NY Post - 3 hours 39 min ago
BoJo is under siege. Protesters descended on London hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s landslide election victory. Hundreds marched chanting slogans like “Not My Prime Minister” and “Boris, Boris, Boris, Out, Out, Out,” with many converging in Trafalgar Square. At least one arrest was reported, according to The Sun. “I didn’t vote blue. But why...
CBS News - 3 hours 43 min ago
He's urging people to "let the healing begin."...
Reuters - 4 hours 20 min ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited former strongholds of his Labour opponents in northern England on Saturday and pledged to repay their trust for helping to deliver a stunning victory for his Conservative Party in Britain's national election.
Reuters - 4 hours 44 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party secured a majority in a landslide election victory, results showed on Friday.
CBS News - 4 hours 45 min ago
Voters in the United Kingdom handed a big victory to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party. Johnson says the election results are an "irrefutable" mandate in support of Brexit. CBS News correspondent Ian Lee joined CBSN with more on the historic election.
NPR - 5 hours 26 min ago
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson is promising to use his newly won majority to create a "people's government" that will unite the country after three years of bitter political division.
The Independent - 5 hours 30 min ago
US president and UK prime minister have both said NHS will not form part of negotiations...
The Raw Story - 5 hours 31 min ago
Tens of thousands of members of Italy’s youth-driven Sardine Movement are due to rally in Rome on Saturday, in their bid to further shake up the country’s politics and battle xenophobia. The “Sardines” have become a symbol of protest against the far-right firebrand leader Matteo Salvini, who served as interior minister and deputy prime minister […]...
CBS News - 5 hours 44 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is urging people to "let the healing begin" after his Conservative party's landslide election victory. The U.K. has been bitterly divided since the vote to leave the European Union three years ago, and the election result means Brexit will happen in January. But it also means Johnson will face big challenges in keeping the countries of the United Kingdom together. Ian Lee reports from London.
Reuters - 5 hours 47 min ago
Britain's opposition Labour party finance spokesman John McDonnell will not be in his party's next shadow cabinet after Labour's heavy election defeat to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives, he said on Saturday.
ABC News - 7 hours 42 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is heading to northern England to meet newly elected Conservative lawmakers...
BBC - 10 hours 15 min ago
The leaders pledged to work with Northern Ireland parties to restore Good Friday Agreement institutions.
Reuters - 10 hours 55 min ago
The American sanctions imposed on Iran violate the United Nations charter and international law, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad told a conference in Qatar on Saturday.
Reuters - 10 hours 56 min ago
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad suggested on Saturday he may seek to stay in power after 2020.
The Raw Story - 11 hours 52 min ago
Ukraine’s deputy prime minister voiced confidence Friday that the United States would be “fair” and maintain support, as Washington is engulfed by charges that President Donald Trump abused his power with Kiev. Deputy Prime Minister Dmytro Kuleba’s comments came as he visited the US capital, the first senior Ukrainian official to do so since President […]...
BBC - 17 hours 17 min ago
What are the most important challenges facing the prime minister in the new term of Parliament?...
PBS Newshour - 18 hours 40 min ago
In our news wrap Friday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for unity after winning a resounding new mandate to carry out Brexit. His Conservatives captured a commanding majority in Parliament in Thursday's election. Also, in Algeria, a former prime minister was elected president, despite a boycott by pro-democracy forces. Thousands turned out to protest in Algiers and other cities as a result.
Reuters - 19 hours 32 min ago
Canada's Agriculture Ministry should move more quickly to help farmers harmed by protectionist measures imposed by other nations, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday.
Daily News - 19 hours 52 min ago
Not everyone is keeping calm and carrying on. Hundreds of defiant protesters stormed the streets of London on Friday, voicing their displeasure with Prime Minister Boris Johnson after his Conservative Party won a landslide victory in Britain's election. Rabble-rousers marched in the center of the...